NBS alumni, Nicole Shumate and Katherine James, were selected for and have chosen to attend this summer’s residential Governor’s School at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA. Each summer, 400 students in Virginia who have exhibited exceptional ability in their particular discipline are invited to participate in the Governor’s School for Humanities and Visual […]
An original painting of a former pet horse, by NBS graduate Erica Stowe, was chosen to hang at the United States Capitol. It was selected out of many other entries in the Congressional Art Contest. See the link here for another article.
This year’s class was fairly large by North Branch standards – nine students gave speeches and thanks to their families, teachers and friends. Students also presented various creative gifts to the school. The ceremony opened with several musical and choral pieces and the traditional march to Pomp and Circumstance. A unique feature of this year’s […]
Band Fair, North Branch’s largest fundraiser of the year, was on Saturday, May 16th, at Cardinal Point Winery. We lucked out and got beautiful weather this year! The event, which featured live music, wine tastings, a silent auction, children’s activities, refreshments, a truck raffle, a cake walk and an art show, brought in over $5,000 […]
On this particular morning, shortly after the bell rang, students were involved in a variety of projects. They ranged from glue and construction paper to creating electrical charges to discussion of Greek literature. Seniors in Maggie’s science class spent the morning learning about and then experimenting with electrical charges. Head teacher Charlotte Zinsser Booth and […]